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Wood Carving Art from Guatemala






Guatemalans have always produced great sculpture and wood carving figures. From the time of Maya all the way through colonial period, Guatemala …




Mosaic Mural of Santiago Apostol






Since Santiago Apostol is the patron saint of Antigua Guatemala, previously Santiago de los Caballeros de Guatemala, it is no wonder you …




Garden Art: Monkey Sculptures






Business owners take note, how do you take something as mundane as a parking lot and turn it into a delightful experience? …




Garden Art: Rabbit Sculpture






I really like these ceramic sculptures found in the green areas of Santo Domingo del Cerro. I especially like this rabbit. I …




Garden Art: Horse Sculptures






These beautiful and playful sculptures can be found in the green areas of Santo Domingo del Cerro, one of my favorite destinations …




Garden Art: Owl Sculpture






I know that to keep abundant richly verdant mountains in Guatemala we have to have a 6-month rainy season. But, enough is …




Goodbye Photo September 2011






Guatemala’s largest photo festival Foto▸30 is a coordinated effort to have 30 days, the full month of September, dedicated to photography exhibits. …




Garrick






Watching the world-famous mime Tamagochy yanking smiles and laughs from the audience formed around his “maleta de la alegría” (happiness suitcase) I …




Festival Artes Muy Especiales






The rainy season in Guatemala often plays bad jokes on planned events like weddings and cultural activities. Imagine the cultural event planner …




Pearls and Pans






I can almost think of the image above as window conceptual art. The combination of the pearls, the manikins, and the pan …




Marimba Sculpture






Here’s a marimba sculpture found in Santo Domingo del Cerro representing Guatemala’s national musical instrument. How you like it? He aquí una …




Photo Exhibit At Central Park






“Agua, Ríos y Pueblos” is the title of the photographic exhibit on display at Parque Central right now. The “Water, Rivers and …




Ensamble Antiqua






The Santo Domingo del Cerro hosted a Baroque music concert on Palm Sunday, and well, after Nelo’s wonderful work on Processions, perhaps …